The debut of Dani alves With the FC Barcelona shirt in his second stage at the club he already has a date. While waiting for him to receive the federation discharge in January, his appearance will not yet be in an official match, but it will take place in a friendly. It is about the ‘bolus’ that the Barça team will play against Boca Juniors on Tuesday 14 December (20 local time) at the Mrsool stadium in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) with the Maradona Cup at stake.
Dani alves, 38 years old, will arrive at the game against Boca with a month of leg training after exercising for the first time at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper de Sant Joan Despí on 15 November. He has not competed since September 10, when he played 27 minutes in the victory of Brazil against Peru (2-0) in the South American qualifying league for the Qatar World Cup 2022. With the Sao Paulo he played his last game on August 26 in the Copa do Brasil, completing the 90 minutes in the draw against Fortaleza (2-2). Also in August he played the two matches of the quarterfinals of the Libertadores Cup, falling eliminated (1-1 and 3-0) against Palmeiras, a team that was precisely proclaimed champion on Saturday.
Alves has shown his privileged physique in the two weeks he has been working under the orders of Xavi Hernandez and no one doubts that when it is his turn to play officially, he will do so at full capacity, without accusing inactivity. The Maradona Cup will help you regain your feelings against an ever competitive rival like Boca, who will take the friendly very seriously.